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In the Media

Since its inception in 1973, Nellie’s has helped more than 15,000 women and children escape violence and homelessness, a number that continues to grow each year., Give Smart: Nellie’s – Toronto Star, April 18, 2016

Nellie’s Launches Position Paper on Accessibility,, June 2013

Nellie’s women’s shelter reaches 40 years,, June 2013

Donate for Nellie’s and give women and children a violent-free future,, April 2013

Steven and Chris Show teams up with Womenaide again – Women’s Shelters benefit,, April 2013

Female Boxing: Changing the Conversation about Women and Violence, Adios Barbie, September 20 2012.

More Torontonians are hungry, Daily Bread Food Bank announces,, September 23, 2011

Food Bank launches Fall Drive, 24 Hours, September 22, 2011

Daily Bread Food Bank Fall Drive launches with release of new report on hunger, Canada Newswire, September 21, 2011

Nellie’s Shelter needs Back to School items,, September 7, 2011

Community Organizations will miss Layton’s Support, InsideToronto,com, August 24, 2011

Nellie’s needs your unwanted bikes and gear,, July 30, 2011

Women’s shelter starts bike share plan, CBC News, July 22, 2011

Nellie’s in Need: Historic women’s shelter seeks new space,, July 20, 2011

Her Career, Jenna Pettinato, Development Associate at Nellie’s Shelter in Toronto,, July 7, 2011

Yoga Fundraiser for Nellie’s,, June 24, 2011

Thelma and Louise redux: Films 20th anniversary gives its stars a chance to reflect and analyze, CBC The National, June 8, 2011

Pink Mafia GirlFight Night: Put Up Your Dukes for a Good Cause,, March 2011

GirlFight Boxing Event at 99 Sudbury raises thousand of dollars for Nellie’s Women’s Shelter and begins a new craze in Toronto, She Does the City, March 2011

Girls fight for a cause at Toronto boxing event, BlogTO, March 2011

Dirty Dishes Fourth Annual Jamboree and Bake Sale in support of Nellie’s, SNAP Downtown Toronto, January 2011

Christmas Arrives at the Shelter, Joanna Lavoie, The Mirror, December 2010

Call for Action UPDATE: Lucy Kim MEDIA RELEASE, Nellie’s Women’s Shelter, September 17 2010

Call for Action: Lucy Kim MEDIA RELEASE, Nellie’s Women’s Shelter, September 16 2010

Nellie’s Women’s Shelter Open House, Lee Waddington, SNAP Beaches/Danforth, September 2010

Nellie’s Celebrates Renovated Space!, Nellie’s Community Support and Outreach Program Facility Open House, July 29 2010

Media Release, Nellie’s Community Support and Outreach Program Facility Open House, July 28 2010

In Charity We Trust: Canada’s Charity Leaders on the Canadian Donor, Julia Howell, Maclean’s, July 26 2010

Homelessness and Health, Margarita Mendez, Executive Director of Nellie’s CBC Radio One Metro Morning Interview with Matt Galloway, July 23 2010